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intransitive verb phrase
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
You're a smart kid. I hope you don't become discouraged because you failed one test.Eres un chico inteligente. Espero que no te desanimes porque reprobaste un solo examen.
The players became discouraged after losing three games in a row.Los jugadores se desalentaron después de perder tres partidos consecutivos.
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